Scientific papers

Veide Vilg, J., G. M. Nylund, T. Werner, L. Qvirist, J. J. Mayers, H. Pavia, I. Undeland, E. Albers. Seasonal and spatial variation in biochemical composition of Saccharina latissima during a potential harvesting season for Western Sweden. 2015 Bot. Mar. 58:435-447.

M. Sterner, U. Edlund, Multicomponent fractionation of Saccharina latissima brown algae using chelating salt solutions, 
J. Appl. Phycol201628(4), 2561-2574.

J.S. Pechsiri, J-B.E. Thomas, E. Risén, M. Sodre Ribeiro, M.E. Malmström, G.M. Nylund, A.Jansson, U.Welander, H.Pavia, F. Gröndahl, Energy performance and greenhouse gas emissions of kelp cultivation for biogas and fertilizer recovery in Sweden, Science of The Total Environment, 2016, 573, 347-355


J. Veide Vilg, I. Undeland, pH-driven solubilization and isoelectric precipitation of proteins from the brown seaweed Saccharina latissima - effects of osmotic shock, water volume and temperature, J. Appl. Phycol. 2017, 29, 585-593

M. Sterner, M. Sodre Ribeiro, F. Gröndahl, U. Edlund., Cyclical fractionation process for Saccharina latissima using aqueous chelator and ion exchange resin. J. Appl. Phycol20171-15.

Conference presentations

U. Edlund, “Materials: From fossil based to bio-based”, The Bridge - pushing humanity forward by linking science and business, June 2016, Lund, Sweden.


M. Sterner, U. Edlund, Full utilization of algal biomass by cyclic extraction, Abstracts of Papers, 251st ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, United States, March 2016, CELL.


M. Sterner, U. Edlund, “A benign multicomponent strategy for Saccharina Latissima fractionation”, 5th Nordic Seaweed Conference, October 2015, Grenå, Denmark.


F. Gröndahl, E. Albers, U. Edlund, G. Nylund, H. Pavia, I. Undeland, J. Veide Vilg, U. Welander, “ Seafarm”, Seaweed Symposium, May 2015, Faroe Islands.


E. Albers, J. Veide Vilg, I. Undeland, Presenterat poster på Bioeconomy development in Sweden, April 3, Göteborg, Sweden, 2014.
Ladda ner poster(pdf 985 Kb)


TV4 news: A reportage on algae based bioplastics and technique we developed to make them. Broadcasted July 21, 2016

Local newspaper Smålandsposten Musslor och alger får nytt liv som biogas. June 29, 2013 (Based on the projects Biogas-New substrates from the sea and SEAFARM)

Fjärde Uppgifter, Alger och tång framtidens energi, U. Welanders, October 2015

“Effect of solvent system and biomass pretreatment method on the yield and quality of fatty acids from Saccharina latissima”, Lecture given at the 1stSeaweed Symposium, Torshavn, Faroe Islands, May 5-7, 2015.


“Effect of solvent system and biomass pretreatment method on the yield and quality of fatty acids from Saccharina latissima”. Poster Presented at the Lipid Forum Symposia, Reykjavik, Iceland, June 3-6, 2015.